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Celestial World. Hubble's Contribution To Modern Astronomy. Two of the most recognizable symbols of science are the telescope and the microscope. Everyone, whether interested in astronomy or not, has heard of the

The Apollo 11 mission's computers were less powerful than today's mobile phones

The Apollo 11 mission's computers were less powerful than today's mobile phones

Launch of Space Shuttle Atlantis, as seen from the NASA/JSC high altitude research aircraft.

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Streak shot taken from VAB roof of dusky blastoff of SpaceX Falcon 9 on April 27 2015 from Space Launch Complex 40 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station Florida.

Spectacular 5th SpaceX Launch in 2015 Sets Record Pace, Clears Path for Critical Flights Ahead - Universe Today

SpaceX set a new internal record pace for time between blastoffs of their workhorse Falcon 9 rocket with Monday’s spectacular dusky liftoff of Turkmenistan’s first satellite into heavily overcast skies that has cleared the path ahead for a busy manifest of critical flights starting with a critical pad abort test for NASA just a week … Continue reading "Spectacular 5th SpaceX Launch in 2015 Sets Record Pace, Clears Path for Critical Flights Ahead"

These Apollo 11 Mission Photos Will Transport You Back To A Remarkable Day In History, July (Actual Moon Landing date.) Top NASA picture would have been made a few weeks earlier. Mission Apollo 11, Apollo Moon Missions, Apollo 11 Crew, Valentina Tereshkova, Neil Armstrong, Humanismo Secular, Paul Dirac, Foto Picture, Apollo Space Program

PHOTOS: Rare Glimpses Of Historic Apollo 11 Mission

"Here men from the planet Earth first set foot upon the moon July 1969, A.D. We came in peace for all mankind." -- Inscription on the plaque of the Apoll...

Commander John W Young and pilot Robert L Crippen- Prime crew members for NASA s first space shuttle flight in 1981

Image of the Day: July 2011

Spectacular images every day.

The Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster

The Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster | Shapell

Christa McAuliffe along with the rest of the space shuttle Challenger crew met their cruel fate on January 28, 1986. Read Christa's letter about her excitement to be joining Dick Scobee, Judith Reznik, Gregory Jarvis and the other crew members of the Challenger.

A charred astronaut helmet from the space shuttle Columbia lies in the grass near Norwood, Texas

A Texas farmer found this astronaut helmet in his field after the Columbia disaster.

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Solid rocket booster, sea recovery after parachuting back to Earth's Ocean. Nasa Space Program, Kennedy Space Center, Cape Canaveral, Space Rocket, Nasa Astronauts, Air Space, Space And Astronomy, Space Shuttle, Astronomy

Solid Rocket Booster Recovery (NASA, Space Shuttle, 10/13/09)

This image is part of a series showing many of the steps to recover a Solid Rocket Booster, beginning with landing of the booster in the Atlantic ocean some 140 to 160 miles east of the coast of Florida. The final images show Liberty Star and Freedom Star recovery ships arrival at the dock at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station and raising the boosters from the slip on to the dock. Image credit: United Space Alliance

NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps is set to become the first African-American crew member aboard the International Space Station (ISS) when she flies to the orbital post in May next year, the U.

NASA astronaut makes history as first black ISS crew member

Jeanette Epps will be the first African-American crew member when she boards the International Space Station in 2018.

Nasa Photo montage of the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster. Date January 32 years ago Challenger Space, Space Shuttle Challenger, Challenger 1986, Hubble Space Telescope, Space And Astronomy, Nasa Space, Challenger Explosion, Historia, Astronomy

Space Shuttle Challenger disaster | Wikiwand

The Space Shuttle Challenger disaster was a fatal incident in the United States space program that occurred on January 28, 1986, when the Space Shuttle Challenger broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, killing all seven crew members aboard. The crew consisted of five NASA astronauts, and two payload specialists. The mission carried the designation STS-51-L and was the tenth flight for the Challenger orbiter.

Endeavour at Edwards AFB After landing at Edwards Air Force Base in California, the shuttle Endeavour was parked at NASA-Dryden for employees and their families to get up close to the retired orbiter and Shuttle Carrier Aircraft. Photo credit: Walter S Edwards Air Force Base, V Force, Air Space, Boeing 747, Aircraft Design, Space Shuttle, Space Telescope, Space Travel, Space Exploration

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Space Shuttle Columbia’s Demise 11 Years Ago Today Sparked Regular Shuttle Inspections In Space

Columbia's Demise 11 Years Ago Today Sparked Regular Shuttle Inspections In Space - Universe Today

The Columbia’s shuttle fiery end came as the STS-107 astronauts’ families were waiting runway-side for everyone to come home. NASA’s oldest space shuttle broke up around 9 a.m. Eastern (2 p.m. UTC) on Feb. 1, 2003, scattering debris along east Texas and nearby areas. Its demise was captured on several amateur video cameras, many of … Continue reading "Columbia’s Demise 11 Years Ago Today Sparked Regular Shuttle Inspections In Space"

The space shuttle twin solid rocket boosters separate from the orbiter and external tank at an altitude of approximately 24 miles. They descend on parachutes and land in the Atlantic Ocean off the Florida coast, where they are recovered by ships Hubble Space Telescope, Space And Astronomy, Hemsworth, Air Space, Space Space, Space Shuttle Missions, Cosmos, Nasa Space Program, Astronomy

Space Shuttle Solid Rocket Boosters (NASA, 4/29/09)

The space shuttle twin solid rocket boosters separate from the orbiter and external tank at an altitude of approximately 24 miles. They descend on parachutes and land in the Atlantic Ocean off the Florida coast, where they are recovered by ships, returned to land, and refurbished for reuse. These images show a typical descent phase and parachute deployment events of the boosters after separation from the tank and orbiter during a shuttle launch. Image credit: NASA

Sally Ride, the first US woman astronaut. Sally Ride traveled twice on board the Space Shuttle Challenger. Great Women, Amazing Women, Nasa Astronauts, Women In History, Ancient History, Space Shuttle, American Women, Strong Women, Simone De Beauvoir

Goodbye Sally

Sally Ride, the first US woman astronaut to fly in the outer space, died today, age 61. Sally was communication specialist on two Shuttle missions, on board of the Challenger, and spent 343 …

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Space Shuttle Booster und der Tank

Das Space Shuttle als System - die historische Entwicklung, Beschreibung und Perspektiven

NASA has released the first ever up-close, high-definition video of Kennedy Space Center's solid rocket booster (SRB) recovery ships retrieving SRB segments . Orion Nebula, Andromeda Galaxy, Helix Nebula, Carina Nebula, Nasa, Us Space Program, All About Space, Kennedy Space Center, Space Shuttle

Shuttle's Boosters Recovered in HD

NASA has released the first ever up-close, high-definition video of Kennedy Space Center's solid rocket booster (SRB) recovery ships retrieving SRB segments ...